Contributors
  • Elder Johnathan Hester

    Contributing sermons since May 20, 2009
Elder Johnathan's church

New Beginning Church Ministries
Lakeland, Georgia 31635
(229) 482-9307

About Elder Johnathan
  • Education: Graduated From Miami Edison Sr. High , Acquired Asso. Degree in Education From Bethune Cookman Univ. , Masters of Theology And Phd. in Divinity From St Thomas Univ. Of Miami ,Fl. With a host of continued study certificates ...
  • Experience: Grew up in the street's of Miami Fl. selling drugs , gang banging, just living the life of a thug,,,thought ,I was having fun... Got saved on June 9th. 1999 one day on a bus , by a total stranger walking up to saying these simple but complex words, Jesus Loves You !!! Accepted the calling to preach the Gospel 3 years later in to God be the glory i'm yet holding on .
  • Sermon or series that made a difference: An Education From Hell ,,,Brief Description: But this story is different because it is factual, there are many spiritual truths within it no doubt, but it is a story about two real men and two real places. That’s why the Lord begins this story by saying: ’There was’, in verse 19, ’a certain man’...
  • Family: Married with seven children four boys and three daughters ages from 10 yrs to 32. All Love The Lord
  • Best advice given to me about preaching: Preach The Truth in Season And Out of Season , Say What Thus Said the Lord and Sit Down.
  • Books that have had an impact: First And foremost the Holy Bible ,Websters Dictionary , My Utmost For His Highest, By Oswald Chambers ,,, A host of T.D. Jakes book's Reposition Yourself, Living Life Without Limits ,Before You Do And Many More...
  • Hobbies: Fishing, Reading, Golfing ,Teaching and host of other things in Christ Jesus...
  • What I want on my tombstone: A Man After Gods Heart !!!
Browse All

Newest Sermons

  • Forgiveness

    Contributed on Jul 24, 2018
     | 1,295 views

    Forgiveness is powerful. Unforgiveness can also be powerful: when we refuse to forgive those who have wronged us, we ironically and powerfully hurt ourselves.

    Jesus often told people, "Your sins are forgiven." What a stunning statement. Forgiveness is powerful. Unforgiveness can also be powerful: when we refuse to forgive those who have wronged us, we ironically and powerfully hurt ourselves. Lewis Smedes once said, "Forgiving is the only way to be ...read more

  • Down In My Heart!!! 


    Contributed on Jul 24, 2018
     | 436 views

    You don’t have to have it. All figured out. Up in your head. You just be sure. You believe it. Down in. Your heart.

    New Year’s Eve has a different kind of feel to it than other times that we celebrate during the year. It doesn’t have the hope of Christmas, or the joy of Resurrection Morning, the sense of reverence of Thanksgiving, or the national pride of July 4th...... It’s not really even like a,,,, like a ...read more

  • "The Widow And The Unjust Judge”

    Contributed on Jul 24, 2018
    based on 1 rating
     | 3,337 views

    I believe strongly in prayer and in the power of prayer. And, I believe it is a part of our relationship with God where we can never stop growing in or do too much.

    Introduction: Above the door frame of my front door is an elongated plaque mounted. Inscribed upon it are the words, “Handle with Prayer.” Every time you come through that door or walk around the living room, this visible reminder stands as a testament of what to do with everything in life: ...read more

  • The Festival Of Booths

    Contributed on Aug 3, 2013
     | 2,553 views

    The spiritual renewal of the people begins with a challenge to the mind, continues with an effect on the emotions and concludes with a change of the will.

    The Festival of Booths Nehemiah 8: 13-18 Nehemiah chapter 8 records one of the most spectacular celebrations of the work of God in the O.T. The spiritual renewal of the people begins with a challenge to the mind, continues with an effect on the emotions & concludes with a ...read more

  • "Pride And Punishment"

    Contributed on Jul 9, 2013
    based on 1 rating
     | 4,230 views

    I want to speak to you under the heading 'Pride And Punishment'. Some of you know 'Pride and Prejudice', well, this is 'Pride And Punishment'.

    "Pride And Punishment" Isaiah 14; 4,15 I want to speak to you under the heading 'Pride And Punishment'. Some of you know 'Pride and Prejudice', well, this is 'Pride And Punishment'. Isaiah 14, beginning to read at verse 4 please, Isaiah 14 verse 4: "That thou shalt ...read more

Browse All

Newest Sermon Series

Browse All

Newest Sermon Illustrations

  • The Silent Sermon

    Contributed on Nov 17, 2011
    based on 2 ratings
     | 2,690 views

    THE SILENT SERMON A member of a certain church, who previously had been attending Services regularly, stopped going. After a few weeks, the preacher decided to visit him. It was a chilly evening. The preacher found the man at home alone, sitting before a blazing fire. Guessing the reason ...read more

  • Relentless For Justice

    Contributed on Sep 22, 2009
    based on 3 ratings
     | 1,182 views

    Relentless for Justice IN the parable of the widow and the unjust judge, we meet an extraordinary woman who refuses to accept her fate. She voices opposition to injustice without relenting. As a result of her persistence, even the unjust judge is prompted to act. If even an unjust judge can ...read more

  • If It's Not True...

    Contributed on Sep 10, 2009
    based on 2 ratings
     | 868 views

    IF IT'S NOT TRUE... The fact is, if Jesus Christ died on the cross and did not rise again from the dead, everything we live for and believe as Christians means absolutely nothing, Ill. 1 Cor. 15:12-20. 1. v.13 Christ Is Not Risen a. He died in vain, Rom. 4:24; 5:10 b. He lied, Mt. ...read more